Friday , 22 January 2021

 
RISING SA STAR, MOIR, SIGNS WITH NEW BIKE & GEAR SPONSOR

RISING SA STAR, MOIR, SIGNS WITH NEW BIKE & GEAR SPONSOR

In what has been a very difficult year for everyone, rising South African mountain bike star, Luke Moir, overcame some significant odds to conclude his final year as a junior with ...

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HIS & HERS KAP SANI2C DIARY: THE MUDDY, SLIDEY, DIRTY FINALE

HIS & HERS KAP SANI2C DIARY: THE MUDDY, SLIDEY, DIRTY FINALE

HIS & HERS KAP SANI2C DIARY: THE MUDDY, SLIDEY, DIRTY FINALE “We didn’t come this far to only come this far,” I reminded Joanne as we woke up to rain falling on our tent. The ...

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HIS & HERS PANIC-TRAINING DIARY: THE NEAR WITHDRAWAL

HIS & HERS PANIC-TRAINING DIARY: THE NEAR WITHDRAWAL

It’s been a while since we last wrote about our His and Hers 2020 KAP sani2c build-up because there’s been some drama! We hit a few snags and for a while it seemed like we were go ...

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HIS & HERS PANIC-TRAINING DIARY: THE FEAR

HIS & HERS PANIC-TRAINING DIARY: THE FEAR

Thanks to the South African government’s various lockdown restrictions, Sean and Joanne Badenhorst haven’t done a team stage race together in more than a year. But that’s about to ...

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CAN SOUTH AFRICA END 2020 ON A MEDAL HIGH?

CAN SOUTH AFRICA END 2020 ON A MEDAL HIGH?

In 2019, Robyn de Groot became the first South African woman to win a UCI Mountain Bike Marathon World Championships medal when she scooped the bronze in a sprint finish at the en ...

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GEAR CHOICE AT THE 2020 ABSA CAPE EPIC

GEAR CHOICE AT THE 2020 ABSA CAPE EPIC

You don’t spend months training for the Absa Cape Epic only to arrive at the start of the world’s most prestigious mountain bike stage race with inferior gear. Although the 2020 e ...

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JUSTICE MUST BE SERVED TO MOUNTAIN BIKER’S KILLER

JUSTICE MUST BE SERVED TO MOUNTAIN BIKER’S KILLER

I was standing behind a row of policemen as they threatened to arrest a group of silent protesters that gathered at the Randburg Magistrates Court on Wednesday 29 July where the c ...

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TREAD TOP TRAILS 2020 – #13

TREAD TOP TRAILS 2020 – #13

We’re fortunate to have such a variety of mountain bike trails in South Africa. From inner-city mountain bike parks to remote wilderness trails, from free-to-ride trails on public ...

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STENERHAG AND RIEDER LOOK TO FORGE STRONG TEAM FOR ABSA CAPE EPIC

STENERHAG AND RIEDER LOOK TO FORGE STRONG TEAM FOR ABSA CAPE EPIC

Jennie Stenerhag is one of the most consistently underrated mountain bike stage racers active today. One gets the feeling that the multiple Swedish champion prefers it that way. I ...

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THE DARK SIDE OF STELLENBOSCH

THE DARK SIDE OF STELLENBOSCH

How lucky are we? The world’s biggest, craziest dirt jump show/competition, DarkFest, happens right in our backyard! For the second year in succession, it’s going to be at Hellsen ...

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